James Geary:
제임스 기어리, 은유적으로 이야기하기

TEDGlobal 2009 · 9:30 · Filmed Jul 2009
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경구(警句)의 열광적인 팬이자 작가인 제임스 기어리는 인간 언어의 매력적인 특징인 '은유'에 대해서 열광적으로 이야기합니다. 아리스토텔레스에서 엘비스에 이르는 모든 문인들의 친구인 은유는 우리가 내리는 결정에 묘하게 영향을 줄 수 있다고, 기어리는 말합니다.

Lost jobs, wayward lovers, wars and famine — come to think of it, just about any of life's curveballs — there's an aphorism for it, and James Geary's got it. Full bio
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